History Of Science

The history of science is the study of the historical development of science and scientific knowledge, including both the natural sciences and social sciences.

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The Icepick Surgeon
Helgoland: The World of Quantum Theory
The Pandemic Century: One Hundred Years of Panic, Hysteria, and Hubris
Medical Bondage: Race, Gender, and the Origins of American Gynecology
The Alchemy of Us: How Humans and Matter Transformed One Another
Nobody's Normal: How Culture Created the Stigma of Mental Illness
Mind Fixers: Psychiatry's Troubled Search for the Biology of Mental Illness
Light Falls: Space, Time, and an Obsession of Einstein
A Mind at Play: How Claude Shannon Invented the Information Age
Timekeepers: How the World Became Obsessed With Time
The Map of Knowledge: How Classical Ideas Were Lost and Found: A History in Seven Cities
Losing the Nobel Prize: A Story of Cosmology, Ambition, and the Perils of Science's Highest Honor
Science Fictions: The Epidemic of Fraud, Bias, Negligence and Hype in Science
The Rise of Yeast: How the Sugar Fungus Shaped Civilization
Tesla: Inventor of the Modern
Cosmos: Possible Worlds
Longitude: The True Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of His Time
The Structure of Scientific Revolutions
A Short History of Nearly Everything
The Age of Wonder: How the Romantic Generation Discovered the Beauty and Terror of Science
The Disappearing Spoon: And Other True Tales of Madness, Love, and the History of the World from the Periodic Table of the Elements
The Clockwork Universe: Isaac Newton, the Royal Society, and the Birth of the Modern World
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
The Ghost Map: The Story of London's Most Terrifying Epidemic—and How It Changed Science, Cities, and the Modern World
The Invention of Nature: Alexander von Humboldt's New World
The Scientists: A History of Science Told Through the Lives of Its Greatest Inventors
Galileo's Daughter: A Historical Memoir of Science, Faith and Love
The Beginnings of Western Science: The European Scientific Tradition in Philosophical, Religious, and Institutional Context, 600 B.C. to A.D. 1450

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Since ancient times artists and architects have seen in the golden mean the most aesthetically satisfying geometric ratio.
Stephen M. Barr, Modern Physics and Ancient Faith

Oswald Spengler
Who amongst them realizes that between the Differential Calculus and the dynastic principle of politics in the age of Louis XIV, between the Classical city-state and the Euclidean geometry, between the space perspective of Western oil painting and the conquest of space by railroad, telephone and long range weapon, between contrapuntal music and credit economics, there are deep uniformities?
Oswald Spengler, The Decline of the West

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